Tag: writing

Writing While White

In this national moment of reckoning with racial hatred and injustice, how can this white woman come in and write their story?

The Eyes Have It

Masks that hide the lower portion of our faces make us uneasy because they deny a full picture of what our character and state of mind might be. If you can’t fully identify someone then you don’t know how to react to them. If you don’t know how to react, your fear mechanism ramps up.

Tara and the Writing Life

Beyond the normal set of age-related conditions, Tara’s in great shape. Except she has Alzheimer.

No One Makes This Stuff Up

I’m telling you this because it puts in perspectives how I felt last week when I read this tweet from Geraldo Rivera:

Cursing All Day Long

This is #PitMad day and for those lucky many who don’t know what this is, it’s a twitter event conceived by people who thought it’d be fabulously fun to have writers reduce their manuscripts to a tweet.